12 Августа 2017, 09:18 | Taylor George
Kashmir: One civilian killed after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district
U.S. stocks tumble on North Korea worries
Still, the main indexes have not yet recouped losses sustained over a three-day stretch of red ink earlier this week. Six of the 11 major S&P sectors were higher, with the technology's .SPLRCT 0.36 percent rise leading the advancers.
Britain's FTSE hits 3-month low as miners wobble
On the currency markets, the pound was up 0.03% against the dollar at $1.2981 but down 0.23% against the euro at 1.0999 euros. The Dow Jones industrial average closed 0.9% lower on Thursday, while the S&P 500 dropped 1.5% and the Nasdaq shed 2.1%.
China's quantum satellite just sent back unbreakable code from space
The messages were transmitted via light, and any attempt to "eavesdrop" on the communication would be instantly detected. Quantum communications on moving platforms in a high-loss situation and under turbulent conditions were also tested.
Douglas County reports first confirmed West Nile virus case of 2017
Mosquito testing in Kent County has revealed the presence of West Nile Virus for the first time this season. The number of West Nile cases has been low this year, but can increase in late summer/early fall.